Universal Studios Hollywood in Universal City, CA

100 Universal City PlazaUniversal City, CA 91608
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Universal Studios Hollywood® in Universal City, California

Overview

Get Ready for the Ultimate Hollywood Movie Experience! Go behind-the-scenes on the world-famous Studio Tour to explore real film sets where Hollywood movies are made. Then, face action head-on in heart-pounding rides, shows and attractions that put you inside some of the world’s most popular movies and TV shows.

Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our Universal City Travel Experts
  • Coolers are not permitted into the park.
  • Tickets do not include early park admission.
  • Strollers, ECVs, and wheelchairs available to rent for a surcharge.
  • Locker facilities range from $8 to $15, depending on the locker size and location.
  • Purchase a Universal Express™ ticket to skip the lines for popular rides and shows.
  • General parking is $20 or $10 after 5:00 PM. Valet parking is also available for an additional fee.

Description

from Universal Studios Hollywood®
Universal Studios Hollywood®
Get Ready for the Ultimate Hollywood Movie Experience!
If you haven’t been to Universal Studios Hollywood lately, you won’t believe it. So much has changed.
You’ll go behind-the-scenes on the world-famous Studio Tour to explore real film sets where Hollywood movies are made. Then, face action head-on in heart-pounding rides, shows and attractions that put you inside some of the world’s most popular movies and TV shows.
And, on March 27, join your favorite Pets characters for an all-new ride – The Secret Life of Pets: Off the Leash.

Parking Fees:
  • General parking: $25 or $10 after 6:00 pm
  • Preferred Parking: $35 or $20 after 6:00 pm
  • Valet Parking: $20 first 2 hours, $40 over 2 hours


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Tripster Customer Reviews

25 Reviews
Aniruddha Joshi
FARMINGTON, MI
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Very Amazing & must place to visit"
January 2020
Universal Studios Hollywood is a very amazing place where you will experience the wonderful shows and rides.

We enjoyed below shows & rides:

Harry Potter
Jurassic World
The Transformers
Simpsons
Water World
Minions

Last but not the least - Studio Tour.
It was a very good experience and as far as I know, it is only present in Los Angeles as this is the only place where they have the sets where the shooting of hollywood movies take place.
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Tip: Reach there sharply at 7.30 am if you are planning to complete everything in 1 day and bring lot of energy with you as you will not get much places to sit down when you are in queue.

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Tripster Customer
CA
2 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"Tickets"
December 2019
Good service fast service accurate what they say
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Tip: Go for it without hesitating

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John Schuler Jr.
Phoenix, AZ
3 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"Harry Potter"
December 2019
Definitely fun and algon alley was well done and was the Harry Potter rides
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Tip: Robes too expensive and take the tour

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Sheila Ucan
Estacada, OR
3 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"Vacation 2019"
September 2019
The Rides Were So Worth The Wait In Line , Can’t wait to Go Back !
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Mirela Stanciu
RO
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Pitch Perfect!"
August 2019
I had a perfect day at Universal Studios. I’ve made a mistake by booking the tickets on another date, but the tripster.com operator helped me correct it. Thank you very much for your assistance and your kindness!
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Tip: The Studio Tour was amazing!

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Tripster Customer
Shasta Lake , CA
2 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"not great"
July 2019
Way too many people, especially for a Thursday. They just pushed and shoved their way around the park. Super long wait times to do rides. Won't be going back. Not worth it.
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VAIJAYANTHI RANGANATHAN
Sunnyvale, CA
2 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"Universal Visit"
June 2019
It was an excellent trip. Our entire family had a great experience in Universal Studios. We enjoyed Tour, Set stores, pet training, sound and animation details, etc . Food is not costly inside, except that all are all really good and honest.
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Yuleidys Del valle
Las vegas , NV
3 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"Wao!!"
April 2019
Mágico, impresionante. Hermoso. Un lugar que volveria a repetir sin duda
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BellaFella82
Union City, New Jersey
"regretful I bought a season pass"
TripAdvisor user rating 3 out of 5
Reviewed March 31, 2020 NEW
You could see the whole park in half a day, so disappointed I bought a season pass (which I did before I went).
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ascot35
Camelford, United Kingdom
"Great day go VIP"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed March 29, 2020 NEW
Great day we chose the VIP tour. It is well worth the money although a little expensive. But if you go all that way it is worth every dollar. Guide was great. We learnt a lot about the movies
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samjack1980
Los Angeles, California
"Must Visit when in LA"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed March 27, 2020 NEW
Absolutely amazing, highlight of our trip. Loved every second. This is a great theme park. We took the Studio tour and it was excellent. The Harry Potter town is amazing also. The food is reasonable for a theme park, and park is spread out so you will do a lot of walking.
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ScottI1986
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
"1st ever trip to Universal Studios Hollywood"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed March 23, 2020 NEW
Me and my friend Robin Daldry really enjoyed our first ever trip to Universal Studios Hollywwod where we did the rides we wanted to do there like The Simpsons, The Mummy, Transformers, Harry Potter, the Universal Studios film tour, had lunch at Krusty Burger where we had a Krusty Burger along with Duff beer, had a butter beer in the Harry Potter area after going on the Harry Potter ride. So we do recommend Universal Studios Hollywood to anybody out there and we will definitely go back there again the next time we are in Los Angeles, California.
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johnnclarkson
Boroughbridge, United Kingdom
"Superb value for money "
TripAdvisor user rating 4 out of 5
Reviewed March 22, 2020 NEW
We visited here last week for one day. The ticket cost around $75 which we booked in advance to get the best deal. There’s plenty of rides and the majority are motion simulations. The Harry Potter and Transformers rides were awesome and there’s an entertaining Minions experience but they are all very good. As with all these places the souvenirs and restaurants are very expensive. My only annoyance was that it rained all day and we had to buy ponchos which given the amount of profits are made should be free. Highly recommended.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Universal Studios Hollywood®

Are guests allowed to bring food or drink items into Universal Studios Hollywood?
We offer a variety of fresh, delicious food for our guests to enjoy at restaurants and concession stands throughout our property; however, we understand that guests may need to bring outside food and drink into our Parks. Please note the following guidelines for bringing food and drink into our Parks:

Acceptable items: Bottled water, small snacks, any food required for special dietary needs, any food required for medical purposes and medically-indicated nutritional supplements, baby food/baby formula.

Prohibited items: Large coolers of food, alcohol, glass containers, hard-sided coolers, soft-sided coolers larger than 8.5” wide x 6” high x 6” deep, coolers, suitcases, and bags with wheels. Please be advised that all bags and personal items are subject to inspection.

Can guests bring coolers into the Universal Studio?
Large coolers or any large bags are not allowed. Soft-sided insulated bags no larger than 8.5" wide x 6" deep is acceptable.

Do Universal Studios tickets expire?
Yes, the expiration date is listed on the ticket. Tickets are only valid for entrance for either peak or non-peak days, please refer to the ticket description for details. 

How does my E-Ticket work?
It’s easy! Shortly after purchase, you will receive an updated admission ticket by email. Simply take your E-Ticket and click on the link to access your tickets to scan at the front gate/turnstile for entrance into the park.

Are tickets transferable? Can I give them to someone else?
No. Universal tickets are nontransferable and must be used by the same person on the reservation.

What are the parking fees?

  • General parking is $25. Parking after 6:00 pm is $10.
  • Preferred and valet parking available for additional fee.
  • Valet parking: $20 first 2 hours and $40 over 2 hours.

What are the restrictions for oversized vehicles and RV's?
If your vehicle is higher than 6’5” or if items are carried on the top or back of the car, you will be directed to outdoor, uncovered parking. Parking fees for oversized vehicles are the same as general parking. RVs, buses, and other commercial vehicles will be charged an additional fee. Overnight parking is not allowed on our property.

How long does it take to see the entire park?
If you don’t want to miss anything, we recommend that you spend a full day visiting the Park and Universal CityWalk Hollywood in the evening.

Do you have locker facilities?
Yes, lockers range from $8 to $15 depending on the size of the locker.

Can I bring my pet to the park?
Service Animals are welcome in all of our restaurant and merchandise locations, attraction queues and most other locations throughout Universal Studios Hollywood. Please stop by Guest Relations to register your Service Animal and obtain a Riders Guide. Pets, however, are prohibited from the Park and CityWalk.

Can I rent strollers and/or wheelchairs?
Yes, strollers and wheelchairs are available for rent just inside the Park, across from the Universal Studios Store. The rental fee for strollers and wheelchairs are:

  • Single Strollers – $15
  • Double Strollers – $25
  • Wheelchairs – $15
  • ECVs – $60
There is a $25.00 refundable deposit fee for wheelchair rentals.

Do I have to purchase a ticket for my baby?
Children 2 years old or younger are allowed to enter the Park for free.

What is child switch? How does it work?
At each of our attractions, we offer a “child switch” program.   If any child in your party cannot ride an attraction, one or two adults can wait with the child in the attraction’s Child Switch room. When the rest of your party returns, they switch with those who were waiting with the child, without having to wait in line again. Please ask any team member at the entrance of the attraction and they will be happy to assist you.

Is there a way to skip the attraction line?
Yes, a Front Of Line Ticket provides you with one-time priority access at each attraction and priority seating at each show, in addition to all day admission to the Park.

Do you offer the studio tour in foreign languages?
Yes!  We offer Studio Tours in both Spanish and Mandarin every day! Please visit Guest Relations for times.

Does this admission ticket include the early park admission?
No, the tickets offered on this site do not include the early park admission.

Does the park have smoking restrictions?
Yes. Smoking is only permitted in designated areas throughout the park.